Features

Features

FOcus on transport and Logistics

Our monthly features are designed to cover the core areas of interest within the commercial transport industry.

July 11, 2018

IoT will transform supply chain!

Global logistics providers see the Internet of Things (IoT) as a top priority for transforming the supply chain, with 79 percent expecting it to...

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July 11, 2018

Re-Crafting the large-van segment

Volkswagen South Africa (VWSA) has debuted the all-new Crafter, which presents a major step forward for the large-van market. GAVIN MYERS attended the launch....

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July 9, 2018

Kalamazoo – Pride of Pietermaritzburg

Kalamazoo might be a mere dot on the map of the United States (in Michigan, to be precise), but, in KwaZulu-Natal, it’s actually quite...

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July 9, 2018

Face to face with MAN’s Markus Geyer!

We’re launching an all-new series in FOCUS called Face to Face, in which we will interview captains of industry. In the first instalment within...

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July 9, 2018

A new era for Powerstar

Prepare for something entirely different from Powerstar… Known for its extra-heavy trucks that have been particularly successful in the mining and construction sectors, Powerstar...

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June 18, 2018

500 Series proves its flexibility

If there was one constant message at the Hino stand at Nampo 2018, it was that the recently launched 500 Wide Cab is one...

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June 18, 2018

US backtracks on its vehicle-emission targets

The American Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has announced plans to revise its ambitious vehicle-emission targets for 2025, as set under the Obama administration. FOCUS...

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June 18, 2018

Barrels of challenges facing liquor transport

From natural disasters to new legislation, which will require the transport industry to review its security processes, the alcoholic beverage transport sector faces many...

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June 18, 2018

Nampo does it again

Nampo 2018 proved yet again why the annual Grain SA event is one of South Africa’s premier shows, and the biggest of its kind...

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June 18, 2018

Oiling the cogs that fuel agriculture

“We get the agricultural market,” says Joe Mahlo, general manager commercial at Engen, but that’s only part of the reason why the oil company...

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June 18, 2018

That Hilux high

“Welcome to bakkie country” is what the signs at the Free State borders should read. In fact, “Welcome to Hilux country” would be more...

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June 18, 2018

Can Mercedes-Benz make a “real” bakkie?

GAVIN MYERS attended the launch of one of the most anticipated vehicles in its segment – the Mercedes-Benz X-Class double-cab bakkie. Let’s address the...

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